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Drug information on A -Ret TZ (Tazarotene) from Shalaks Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

A -Ret TZ

Shalaks Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Tazarotene
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Drug Name : Tazarotene

Tazarotene(Tazorac) generic A -Ret TZ is a retinoid, prescribed for psoriasis and acne. It may decrease skin inflammation and skin changes associated with psoriasis.
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Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017

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Medical Condition(s) for which A -Ret TZ may be prescribed

Side effects of A -Ret TZ

  Skin: Itching, burning/stinging, redness, skin peeling, irritation, worsening of psoriasis, rash, dry skin, bleeding, localized swelling, high cholesterol levels, desquamation, contact dermatitis, discoloration of skin and photosensitivity.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: Topical- As 0.05 or 0.1% cream/gel: Apply once in the evening.

How to use A -Ret TZ?

It comes as a gel, and cream to apply topically.

When is A -Ret TZ not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Pregnancy, lactation, eczema, sunburn conditions, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for A -Ret TZ

Avoid contact with eyes, mouth, mucous membranes, and abraded skin.

• Do not use cream with occlusive dressing. Wash your hands thoroughly after application.

• Do not use cream/gel in amounts more than instructed.

• Women with child bearing potential should take birth control measures.

• Negative pregnancy test to be obtained within 2 weeks prior to initiation of the therapy during normal menstrual period.

Other Precautions for A -Ret TZ

Avoid exposure to sun or UV light. Do not use >10% of BSA.

Storage Conditions for A -Ret TZ

Store it at room temperature (25 degrees C). Store it in an airtight container. Keep away from children and away from pets.

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